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THORHAUG, Larry Gerald

September 14, 1945 – Assiniboia, Saskatchewan
November 26, 2017 – Scottsdale, Arizona

Larry Thorhaug beloved husband of Constance Thorhaug of Okotoks, AB, passed away suddenly on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at the age of 72 years.

Larry worked in the oil and gas industry as a C.E.T. (Certified Engineering Technologist) for over 45 years starting with Chevron Canada Resources, Pajak Engineering, Touchstone Engineering, and Petrobank. In later years, Larry started his own consulting business, Thorhaug Consulting Services, as a work over specialist.

Larry was very involved in the autism community and contributing for autism research. He also enjoyed curling, skiing, golfing and softball. Larry enjoyed watching hockey, football, and spending time with all of his family. Larry’s greatest joy was his two grandchildren, Gracee and Grayson.

Larry is survived by his loving wife, Constance Dawn Thorhaug; daughters, Dawn Michelle Thorhaug (Mike Robinson) of Okotoks, AB; Laurie Anne Thorhaug of Scottsdale, AZ, USA; grandchildren, Gracee Dallyn and Grayson Dallyn of Scottsdale, AZ, USA; brothers and sisters-in-law, Leo Thorhaug of Assiniboia, SK, Marcel and Beverly Thorhaug of Saskatoon, SK, Donald and Jean Thorhaug of Willow Bunch, SK, Wayne and Madeleine Thorhaug of Willow Bunch, SK, Kenny and Dodi Thorhaug of North Vancouver, B.C., Ronald and Patsy Thorhaug of Willow Bunch, SK; sisters and brothers-in-law, Anne and Bob Heit of Calgary, AB, Vivian and Kurt Olsson of Sheho, SK, and Valerie Thorhaug of Regina, SK; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and their children, aunts, uncles and all the oil patch buddies.

He was predeceased by parents Claire Yvonne and Norton Thorhaug of Willow Bunch, SK; and sister-in-law Darlene Thorhaug of Assiniboia, SK.

“I can no longer see you with my eyes. Touch you with my hands. But I will feel you in my heart forever.”

A Private Family Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB). Graveside Service to follow at Queens Park Cemetery. Larry’s family would like to invite you to a Celebration of Larry’s life at Okotoks Elks Club (58 Elizabeth Street, Okotoks, AB) on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made in Larry’s name directly to Autism Speaks Canada, www.autismspeaks.ca. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

In living memory of Larry Thorhaug, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB, Telephone: 403-276-2296)

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  1. judy & dave carley :

    our memories of Larry are at Laurie’s BBQ’s. Larry was always easy going & very loving of his family, particularly of you dawn & of course it also showed for the children & grand children- to Larry [[ a life well lived ]] & to you dawn & the family a [[ great loss ]] our thoughts are with you & all of the family Judy & Dave Carley

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  2. Shirley Holmlund :

    Dear Dawn & Family!
    I am so saddened to hear of Larry’s passing! I have not connected with you for awhile, but the memories of our times together, before you moved to Black Diamond, are etched in my heart! Chester and I so enjoyed our fun times spent with Larry you and your Family! He was another great guy from Saskatchewan! My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time!!

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  3. Charlie & Clara Ross :

    Very sorry to hear of Larry’s passing.
    Our deepest sympathy to all the family.
    Our thoughts & prayers are with you.

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